Lin Shi, Ph.D., LMFT

Title: Professor
Division: Family and Consumer Sciences
Unit: Human Development and Family Sciences
Office Location: Wirtz Hall 152
Office Phone: 815-753-6349
Office Fax: 815-753-1321

Courses Taught

  • HDFS 633: Internship in Community Agencies: Marriage and Family Therapy
  • HDFS 639: Practicum: Family Theory
  • HDFS 695: Approaches to Marriage and Family Therapy
  • HDFS 697: Treatment of Couples
  • HDFS 784: Theoretical Foundations of Family Therapy


  • Ph.D., Texas Tech University, Marriage and Family Therapy 1999
  • M.S., Oklahoma State University, Family Studies 1994
  • B.A., Zhongshan University, English Language and Literature 1989

Research Interests

  • Clinical application of attachment theory
  • Marital interaction
  • Attachment in romantic relationships
  • Trauma recovery

Contact Us

College of Health and Human Sciences
Wirtz Hall 227

The Dean's Office is open for face-to-face meetings by appointment only.

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